Sarah J. Nigbor serves as a regional editor for RiverTown Multimedia, a position she began in April 2017. She joined RiverTown Multimedia in October 2013 as a news reporter for the New Richmond News, before being appointed editor of the Pierce County Herald in Febraury 2015. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Spanish and French in 2001. She completed a minor in journalism in 2004.
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The chiropractic business is all about adjusting. Dr. Gregory W. Bernard, a chiropractor with over two decades of experience, is taking a crack at a new market. His latest venture is expanding Spine Pro Chiropractic to Ellsworth’s main drag. Dr. Bernard is a Hudson resident and has an office in New Richmond.
BAY CITY -- Two Wisconsin legislators held a press conference Wednesday morning in Bay City on the property of a man who’s afraid he’ll lose his piece of paradise to the village through eminent domain. Sen. Tom Tiffany (R-Hazelhurst) and Rep. Adam Jarchow (R-Balsam Lake) rolled out an initiative called the “Homeowners’ Bill of Rights,” a call for reform that protects and defends homeowners from the “creep of overbearing government at all levels.”
HAGER CITY -- Pierce County Sheriff Nancy Hove said Thursday morning that 23-year-old Marya Christiansen missed a curve in the road and drove straight into the water, where she and...
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in a crash involving two motorcycles at 8:55 p.m. Sunday night in Spring Valley and an Elmwood man was airlifted to Regions Hospital for his injuries. According to a press release from the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department, the crash occurred on Highway 29 at Wagon Trail Road between two motorcycles with a single occupant on each machine.
The Somerset Community Food Pantry, operating out of the former Grace Place location in Somerset behind St. Anne Catholic Church (203 Church Hill Rd.), is seeking volunteers. According to an email, the pantry needs volunteers for approximately 75 hours of assistance per month. The volunteer needs include: -- Staffing the pantry (two people per shift): Mondays 9-11 a.m. and 4-6 p.m.; Thursdays 4-6 p.m.
All it takes is one great idea. Community member Eric Smith had one of those great ideas last winter, according to St. Croix Central High School physical education teacher Matthew...
Somerset High School celebrated its annual Polar Daze week with a variety of events, including a talent show on Friday, Feb. 20.
It is with a heavy, yet overwhelmingly excited heart, that I write my final Sarah Sez column for the New Richmond News. My heart is heavy because I’m leaving behind...
Dozens of residents turned out as two of three candidates for the position of Hammond Village President took questions from mediator Paulette Anderson at a candidate forum put on by the Hammond Events, Leadership & Planning (HELP) Committee on Saturday, Feb. 7, at Hammond Village Hall. Incumbent Tony Bibeau and challenger Erin McComb were on hand to answer residents’ questions, give speeches and take part in an informal meet and greet.
A primary election will be held in the Village of Hammond on Tuesday, Feb. 17. Three residents are vying for the position of Village President and eight are on the ballot for three Village Trustee positions. After the primary, the number of candidates on the ballot in the April 7 election will be narrowed down to two presidential candidates and six trustee candidates. Current Trustee Stan Kolakowski, who was appointed to fill Mack Kamm’s seat in May when Kamm resigned due to “family obligations,” filed non-candidacy papers.